Topeka (WIBW) - A 17-year-old arrested last week in connection with the sexual assault of a five year old child was officially charged Monday.
Al'Ryon J. Perkins faces counts of rape and aggravated criminal sodomy of a child under 14, as well as aggravated kidnapping, aggravated indecent liberties with a child and aggravated burglary.
The Shawnee Co. District Attorney's office also filed a motion requesting Perkins be tried as an adult.
The incident allegedly happened early Tuesday, Nov. 9, during a home break-in in the 3100 block of SE Emerson. The victims told police the suspect came in through a window and the child was assaulted.
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